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Mat

A general term for Russian profanity. The use of mat is illegal in Russia, though this is only enforced sporadically. However, inadvertently using mat can make it more difficult (or at least awkward) to conduct business in Russian.
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The Portland Hospital's Pregnancy Open Day is intended to be an interactive experience, so visitors will get the chance to meet with members of the hugely experienced maternity team and ask for advice and information.
At present, maternity allowance, which is the equivalent of the 75 per cent of a woman's monthly gross earnings, is paid for 18 consecutive weeks, and begins at least two weeks before the woman's expected due date.
She said: "Local families are essential as they inform us what we need to do to improve and this gives them the chance to take ownership of their maternity service.
e mascot will be used on all promotional and printed materials for the maternity unit.
A It's a good idea to get your maternity leave sorted out as soon as possible, so I'm going to write one reply for you today and one on paternity leave for your husband on Friday.
Mr Poots said: I am committed to ensuring the provision of safe, sustainable, high quality maternity services.
It is a one-stop shop for the most extraordinary selection of maternity fashion, accessories, and everything imaginable for the pregnant woman, a statement said.
All employees must take a minimum of two weeks' maternity leave starting with the day on which childbirth occurs.
The service was awarded Level 3 - the highest rating possible - following a rigorous external assessment which scrutinised every part of maternity care.
As if to provide some kind of consolation over the statistic, Emirates 24/7 notes that the majority of GCC countries are not far behind the UAE's awful maternity leave record: "Bahrain and Qatar laws allow only 45 and 50 days leave, respectively, while Saudi women can be granted 10-week leave," it bleats.
On Monday, Destination Maternity Corporation, a maternity apparel retailer, and Macy's Inc.
Destination Maternity Corporation (NASDAQ:DEST) , the world's leading maternity apparel retailer, announced today the opening of Destination MaternityA in the Dubai Mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.